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The Truth About US-China Competition in Cambodia
March 02, 2018
The Truth About US-China Competition in Cambodia
A closer look at the broader context for Phnom Penh’s shifting alignments as its domestic politics evolves.
The Truth About US-China Competition in Cambodia
China Sends Envoy to Talk Trade as Trump Mulls Tariffs
March 01, 2018
China Sends Envoy to Talk Trade as Trump Mulls Tariffs
Amid reports of imminent U.S. trade action against China, Liu He arrives to talk with U.S. officials.
China Sends Envoy to Talk Trade as Trump Mulls Tariffs
China, Germany, and Central Europe: Leveraging Fault Lines
March 01, 2018
China, Germany, and Central Europe: Leveraging Fault Lines
Insights from Jacopo Maria Pepe.
China, Germany, and Central Europe: Leveraging Fault Lines
Exercise Cobra Gold Reflecting US Renewed Focus in Asia
February 28, 2018
Exercise Cobra Gold Reflecting US Renewed Focus in Asia
The Trump administration has demonstrated a willingness to engage Southeast Asian leaders of different stripes.
Exercise Cobra Gold Reflecting US Renewed Focus in Asia
Making Sense of Chinese Reactions to the US 2018 Nuclear Posture Review
February 27, 2018
Making Sense of Chinese Reactions to the US 2018 Nuclear Posture Review
How is the Trump administration's Nuclear Posture Review perceived in China?
Making Sense of Chinese Reactions to the US 2018 Nuclear Posture Review
New Indonesia Drones Spotlight US-ASEAN Maritime Security Initiative
February 24, 2018
New Indonesia Drones Spotlight US-ASEAN Maritime Security Initiative
Reports of new UAVs for Indonesia highlight Washington’s ongoing efforts to boost regional maritime security capabilities.
New Indonesia Drones Spotlight US-ASEAN Maritime Security Initiative
China’s Detention Law: CCP Curbs Courts  
February 21, 2018
China’s Detention Law: CCP Curbs Courts  
Insights from Stanley Lubman.
China’s Detention Law: CCP Curbs Courts  
Deepening the US-Indonesian Strategic Partnership
February 17, 2018
Deepening the US-Indonesian Strategic Partnership
Defense Secretary Mattis' recent visit to Indonesia was an important step forward.
Deepening the US-Indonesian Strategic Partnership
US Speaks Its Mind on China’s Strengthening Relationship With Latin America
February 13, 2018
US Speaks Its Mind on China’s Strengthening Relationship With Latin America
The United States must rethink its relationship with Latin America if it wants to respond to China's influence.
US Speaks Its Mind on China’s Strengthening Relationship With Latin America
US VP Avoids North Koreans, Stresses 'Maximum Pressure' Ahead of Olympics
February 10, 2018
US VP Avoids North Koreans, Stresses 'Maximum Pressure' Ahead of Olympics
Is Pence's hard line on North Korea evidence of a split in the US-South Korea alliance?
US VP Avoids North Koreans, Stresses 'Maximum Pressure' Ahead of Olympics
US North Korea Policy After the Olympics
February 10, 2018
US North Korea Policy After the Olympics
A closer look at Washington’s policy options after the likely expiry of the Winter Olympic truce.
US North Korea Policy After the Olympics
South Korea Is Trump’s One Bright Spot on Trade
February 09, 2018
South Korea Is Trump’s One Bright Spot on Trade
Despite fuming over the KORUS FTA, trade with South Korea is a bright spot in trade so far under Trump.
South Korea Is Trump’s One Bright Spot on Trade
What Does US Participation at the Singapore Airshow Reveal About Trump’s Asia Policy?
February 06, 2018
What Does US Participation at the Singapore Airshow Reveal About Trump’s Asia Policy?
A closer look at what an uptick in American involvement at the event signals about the administration’s approach.
What Does US Participation at the Singapore Airshow Reveal About Trump’s Asia Policy?
US Leadership in International Trade: Recalibration or Retreat?
February 06, 2018
US Leadership in International Trade: Recalibration or Retreat?
Conversation with Ambassador Rufus Yerxa.
US Leadership in International Trade: Recalibration or Retreat?
What the EU Thinks of the US ‘Indo-Pacific’ Strategy  
January 31, 2018
What the EU Thinks of the US ‘Indo-Pacific’ Strategy  
Insights from Bernt Berger.
What the EU Thinks of the US ‘Indo-Pacific’ Strategy  
US-China Trade Tensions Worsen
January 27, 2018
US-China Trade Tensions Worsen
Could the Trump administration's moves against China spark a trade war?
US-China Trade Tensions Worsen
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